Recall of Snack Food in the United States and Canada Due to Possible Contamination with Salmonella (29 June 2007)

Issue Date 29 June 2007
Source of Information U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA)
Food Product Snack Food
Name of Product Robert's American Gourmet brand Veggie Booty
Name of Manufacturer Marketed by Robert's American Gourmet, Sea Cliff, New York, USA
Product Description Robert's American Gourmet brand Veggie Booty is sold in a flexible plastic foil bag in four ounce, one ounce and one-half ounce packages.
Durability Indication / Lot Code
Product UPC / lot Use By Date / Expiration Date
Robert's American Gourmet brand Veggie Booty All All
Reason for Recall Possible contamination with Salmonella Wandsworth.
Action Taken by the Centre for Food Safety The CFS has alerted the trade and is closely monitoring the situation.
Advice to the Trade Stop selling the affected products.
Advice to Consumers Consumers who have purchased the affected products should stop consuming them. They should seek medical advice if symptoms develop.
Further Information The FDA website
The CFIA website
The CFS press release
The CFS pamphlet on Salmonella Food Poisoning

Centre for Food Safety
Food and Environmental Hygiene Department
29 June 2007